BMW 3 series E30 Sedan 1983

This generation of BMW 3 series E30 has been produced from January, 1983 to January, 1991. We can provide information about 32 modifications of this generation. The car has been produced with classical rear wheel drive (28 versions) and all four wheel (4x4) drive (4 versions).

This BMW is available with nine petrol engines with displacement from 1.6 to 2.7 litres and power of from 90 to 170 horsepower un two diesel engines with displacement 2.4 litres and power of from 86 to 116 horsepower.
The car is available with both manual (16 versions), as well as automatic (16 versions) gearbox.

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BMW 3 series E30 sedan average fuel consumption in combined cycle for petrol engine is from 7.8 to 10 litres per 100km, whereas for diesel engine - from 6.9 to 7.3 litres per 100km. The most economical BMW 3 series petrol engine version is BMW 318i, consuming 7.8 litres per 100km. While the most economical BMW 3 series diesel - BMW 324d for 100 kilometers consumes 6.9 liters of diesel.

The best acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h - 8.3 seconds has BMW 325i version, conversely the tardiest one is BMW 324d reaching this speed only in 18 seconds.

Lenght of BMW 3 series is 432 cm, it is medium size car. BMW 3 series gross weight is from 1490 to 1780 kg (depending on modification), this car is about 5 percent heavier than the average for this age and class of vehicles.

This BMW is quite costly - it can be purchased (in Latvia) for around 4100 $. Users calculated BMW 3 series cost of ownership for this generation, got average 2400 € cost per year and 0.25 € cost per one kilometer. Fuel costs were estimated at around 55%, while repair and maintenance costs - around 27% from total. We have an excellent car cost calculator, calculate ownership costs of BMW 3 series for your situation and driving habits here! Below you will find more detailed information about BMW 3 series prices and costs.

BMW 3 series modifications

Modification Engine Power Consumption Gearbox Drive type
BMW 316i Sep 1988 — Jan 1991 1.6 Petrol 99 HP 8.5 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 316i Sep 1988 — Jan 1991 1.6 Petrol 99 HP 8.7 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 316 Jan 1983 — Sep 1987 1.8 Petrol 90 HP 7.8 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 316 Jan 1983 — Sep 1987 1.8 Petrol 90 HP 8 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 316i Sep 1987 — Sep 1988 1.8 Petrol 102 HP 8.6 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 316i Sep 1987 — Sep 1988 1.8 Petrol 102 HP 8.9 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 318i Jan 1983 — Sep 1987 1.8 Petrol 105 HP 7.8 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 318i Jan 1983 — Sep 1987 1.8 Petrol 105 HP 8 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 318i Sep 1987 — Jan 1991 1.8 Petrol 113 HP 8.5 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 318i Sep 1987 — Jan 1991 1.8 Petrol 113 HP 8.6 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 320i Jan 1983 — Oct 1985 2.0 Petrol 125 HP 8.6 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 320i Jan 1983 — Oct 1985 2.0 Petrol 125 HP 8.6 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 320i Oct 1985 — Sep 1987 2.0 Petrol 129 HP 8.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 320i Oct 1985 — Sep 1987 2.0 Petrol 129 HP 8.6 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 320i Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.0 Petrol 129 HP 9.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 320i Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.0 Petrol 129 HP 9.9 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 323i Jan 1983 — Oct 1985 2.3 Petrol 150 HP 8.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 323i Jan 1983 — Oct 1985 2.3 Petrol 150 HP 8.8 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 324d Oct 1985 — Jan 1991 2.4 Diesel 86 HP 6.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 324d Oct 1985 — Jan 1991 2.4 Diesel 86 HP 7.3 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 324td Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.4 Diesel 116 HP 7 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 324td Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.4 Diesel 116 HP 7 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 325i Oct 1985 — Sep 1987 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 8.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 325i Oct 1985 — Sep 1987 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 8.8 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 325iX Oct 1985 — Sep 1987 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 8.9 l/100km Manual (5 gears) All wheel drive (AWD, 4x4)
BMW 325iX Oct 1986 — Sep 1987 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 8.9 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) All wheel drive (AWD, 4x4)
BMW 325i Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 9.7 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 325i Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 9.9 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 325iX Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 10 l/100km Manual (5 gears) All wheel drive (AWD, 4x4)
BMW 325iX Oct 1987 — Jan 1991 2.5 Petrol 170 HP 10 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) All wheel drive (AWD, 4x4)
BMW 325e Oct 1986 — Sep 1987 2.7 Petrol 129 HP 8.4 l/100km Manual (5 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)
BMW 325e Oct 1986 — Sep 1987 2.7 Petrol 129 HP 8.4 l/100km Automatic (4 gears) Rear wheel drive (RWD)

BMW 3 series prices

BMW 3 series 1983 - 1991 sedan price in Latvia is from 900 $ to 9000 $.
Comparing to analogical vehicles BMW 3 series price is very high - BMW 3 series is more than two times more expensive then average sedans of this age (compare sedans 1983 - 1991 prices). BMW 3 series high price can be explained by its quality above average (see below), therefore this BMW could be reasonable purchase in long term perspective.

YearLowestAverageHighestAvailability
BMW 3 series 1990 price 3200 $ 5000 $ 8000 $
BMW 3 series 1989 price 2800 $ 4900 $ 9000 $
BMW 3 series 1988 price 4200 $ 4600 $ 5000 $
BMW 3 series 1987 price 4000 $ 4900 $ 6000 $
BMW 3 series 1986 price 1800 $ 2300 $ 2900 $
BMW 3 series 1985 price 900 $ 5000 $ 9000 $
BMW 3 series 1984 price 2000 $ 2800 $ 4200 $
BMW 3 series 1983 price 2200 $ 3300 $ 5000 $

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BMW 3 series reliability and quality

According to yearly reports of German vehicle inspection service (TÜV) . In the roadworthiness tests carried out in , defects were detected in an average of percent of BMW 3 series of this generation.

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BMW 3 series E30 sedan features (options)

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60%
Sunroof
51%
Leather upholstery
11%

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BMW 3 series reviews

Total 74 BMW 3 series owner reviews

At the moment we dont have reviews about BMW 3 series manufactured from 1983 to 1991.
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BMW 3 series 1992 Sedan Petrol 1.8 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2013 (age of car 21 year) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 255.3 $ (~ 127 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
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   male, age 24
BMW 3 series 1992 Sedan Petrol 1.6 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2013 (age of car 21 year) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 471.75 $ (~ 157 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 25
BMW 3 series 1992 Coupe Petrol 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2018 (age of car 26 years) Owned for:6`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 9.0 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1332 $ (~ 1332 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 42
BMW 3 series 1994 Sedan Petrol 1.8 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2005 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:50`000 kilometers (11 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (10% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 77.7 $ (~ 7 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 47
BMW 3 series 1994 Cabrio Petrol 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 21 year) Owned for:40`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 77.7 $ (~ 25 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male
BMW 3 series 1994 Sedan Petrol 1.6 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 21 year) Owned for:4`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 166.5 $
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 21
BMW 3 series 1995 Sedan Petrol 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2009 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:13`000 kilometers (8 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 88.8 $ (~ 11 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 29
BMW 3 series 1996 Estate car/wagon Petrol 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2013 (age of car 17 years) Owned for:3`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 14.0 litres per 100km (100% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 2419.8 $ (~ 604 $ per year)
Total car rating:
5/10
   male, age 42
BMW 3 series 1996 Sedan Petrol 1.8 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 19 years) Owned for:70`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 666 $ (~ 166 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 45
BMW 3 series 1997 Hatchback Petrol 1.6 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2010 (age of car 13 years) Owned for:5`000 kilometers (5 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 222 $ (~ 44 $ per year)
Total car rating:
5/10
   male, age 38
BMW 3 series 1998 Cabrio Petrol 2.5 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2005 (age of car 7 years) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 12.0 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 33
BMW 3 series 1998 Sedan Petrol 1.8 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:1998 (age of car 0 years) Owned for:57`000 kilometers (19 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.6 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total car rating:
7/10
   female, age 45
BMW 3 series 1999 Estate car/wagon Petrol 1.6 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2010 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:20`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 555 $ (~ 185 $ per year)
Total car rating:
6/10
   female, age 50
BMW 3 series 1999 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 17 years) Owned for:3`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1221 $ (~ 1221 $ per year)
Total car rating:
6/10
 
BMW 3 series 1999 Hatchback Petrol 2.5 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 17 years) Owned for:35`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.5 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 543.9 $ (~ 181 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 28
BMW 3 series 2000 Sedan Petrol 1.6 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 16 years) Owned for:80`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 444 $ (~ 148 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 25
BMW 3 series 2000 Sedan Petrol 1.9 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 15 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.5 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 133.2 $ (~ 66 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 30
BMW 3 series 2000 Sedan Diesel, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2001 (age of car 1 year) Owned for:100`000 kilometers (15 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.5 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 444 $ (~ 29 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 52
BMW 3 series 2000 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2008 (age of car 8 years) Owned for:115`000 kilometers (8 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.5 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1875.9 $ (~ 234 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 45
BMW 3 series 2000 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2017 (age of car 17 years) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 466.2 $ (~ 233 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 22
BMW 3 series 2000 Hatchback Diesel 3.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 15 years) Owned for:8`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 22.2 $
Total car rating:
8/10
 
BMW 3 series 2001 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 15 years) Owned for:105`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.8 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 2220 $ (~ 555 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
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   male, age 27
BMW 3 series 2001 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2020 (age of car 19 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 2109 $ (~ 2109 $ per year)
Total car rating:
5/10
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   male, age 21
BMW 3 series 2001 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:60`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.7 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 521.7 $ (~ 521 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 23
BMW 3 series 2001 Sedan Petrol 2.2 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1343.1 $ (~ 671 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 29
BMW 3 series 2001 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 13 years) Owned for:80`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.2 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 555 $ (~ 277 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
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BMW 3 series 2001 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2006 (age of car 5 years) Owned for:200`000 kilometers (10 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 888 $ (~ 88 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
   male, age 44
BMW 3 series 2001 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:100`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 777 $ (~ 259 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 29
BMW 3 series 2001 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2019 (age of car 18 years) Owned for:1`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 88.8 $
Total car rating:
6/10
   female, age 55
BMW 3 series 2002 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2019 (age of car 17 years) Owned for:60`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.5 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 5672.1 $ (~ 1890 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
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   male, age 27
BMW 3 series 2002 Estate car/wagon Petrol 2.5 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:20`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 111 $ (~ 37 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
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   female, age 26
BMW 3 series 2002 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:65`000 kilometers (5 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (90% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 987.9 $ (~ 197 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
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   male, age 29
BMW 3 series 2002 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:12`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 7.6 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 133.2 $ (~ 133 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
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   male, age 59
BMW 3 series 2002 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:70`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1776 $ (~ 1776 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
 
BMW 3 series 2002 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 13 years) Owned for:26`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 333 $
Total car rating:
9/10
   female, age 25
BMW 3 series 2002 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2012 (age of car 10 years) Owned for:22`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 38.85 $ (~ 12 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 51
BMW 3 series 2002 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 13 years) Owned for:40`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (90% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 2064.6 $ (~ 688 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   female, age 28
BMW 3 series 2003 Estate car/wagon Petrol 1.9 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 13 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 865.8 $ (~ 865 $ per year)
Total car rating:
4/10
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   male, age 25
BMW 3 series 2003 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:45`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.4 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 710.4 $ (~ 355 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
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   male, age 51
BMW 3 series 2003 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2017 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:40`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (90% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 133.2 $ (~ 66 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
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   male, age 24
BMW 3 series 2003 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2008 (age of car 5 years) Owned for:150`000 kilometers (7 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 2619.6 $ (~ 374 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
 
BMW 3 series 2003 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 83.25 $ (~ 83 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 21
BMW 3 series 2003 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2006 (age of car 3 years) Owned for:40`000 kilometers (13 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.5 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 632.7 $ (~ 48 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 36
BMW 3 series 2003 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2019 (age of car 16 years) Owned for:25`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 2430.9 $ (~ 2430 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
   male
BMW 3 series 2003 Sedan Petrol 1.8 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2019 (age of car 16 years) Owned for:310`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (20% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 482.85 $ (~ 241 $ per year)
Total car rating:
5/10
   female, age 32
BMW 3 series 2004 Hatchback Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2018 (age of car 14 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.5 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 333 $
Total car rating:
9/10
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   male, age 57
BMW 3 series 2004 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:3`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 5.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 932.4 $
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 49
BMW 3 series 2004 Hatchback Diesel 3.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 10 years) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total car rating:
9/10
 
BMW 3 series 2004 Sedan Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2013 (age of car 9 years) Owned for:100`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 5.8 litres per 100km (20% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 510.6 $ (~ 255 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   female, age 56
BMW 3 series 2004 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 10 years) Owned for:30`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.5 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 205.35 $ (~ 205 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
 
BMW 3 series 2004 Estate car/wagon Petrol 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total car rating:
9/10
   male, age 62
BMW 3 series 2004 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:100`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 5.2 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 50
BMW 3 series 2005 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:50`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1309.8 $ (~ 327 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
   male, age 33
BMW 3 series 2006 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 10 years) Owned for:76`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 11.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 30
BMW 3 series 2006 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 8 years) Owned for:215`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.3 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 777 $ (~ 388 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
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   female, age 29
BMW 3 series 2006 Estate car/wagon Diesel, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 10 years) Owned for:10`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.0 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 777 $
Total car rating:
8/10
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   male, age 30
BMW 3 series 2006 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 8 years) Owned for:50`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.5 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total car rating:
9/10
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   female, age 29
BMW 3 series 2006 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2017 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:1`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total car rating:
8/10
   female, age 23
BMW 3 series 2006 Sedan Petrol 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 9 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 111 $ (~ 111 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
   male, age 34
BMW 3 series 2006 Sedan Diesel 3.3 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2011 (age of car 5 years) Owned for:40`000 kilometers (6 years)
Average fuel consumption: 9.0 litres per 100km (70% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 555 $ (~ 92 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
   female, age 44
BMW 3 series 2006 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2018 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:25`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 9.3 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1443 $ (~ 721 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   male, age 52
BMW 3 series 2007 Sedan Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 9 years) Owned for:8`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 10.0 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total car rating:
8/10
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BMW 3 series 2007 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2018 (age of car 11 years) Owned for:50`000 kilometers (4 years)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1554 $ (~ 388 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
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   female, age 37
BMW 3 series 2007 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2017 (age of car 10 years) Owned for:2`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 7.5 litres per 100km (20% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1520.7 $ (~ 1520 $ per year)
Total car rating:
5/10
   male, age 26
BMW 3 series 2007 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2010 (age of car 3 years) Owned for:80`000 kilometers (5 years)
Average fuel consumption: 6.5 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1809.3 $ (~ 361 $ per year)
Total car rating:
1/10
   male, age 53
BMW 3 series 2007 Coupe Petrol 2.5 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2008 (age of car 1 year) Owned for:130`000 kilometers (7 years)
Average fuel consumption: 12.0 litres per 100km (90% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 144.3 $ (~ 20 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
   male, age 45
BMW 3 series 2008 Estate car/wagon Diesel 3.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2021 (age of car 13 years) Owned for:15`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 410.7 $ (~ 410 $ per year)
Total car rating:
9/10
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   male, age 20
BMW 3 series 2008 Estate car/wagon Petrol 1.8 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2014 (age of car 6 years) Owned for:50`000 kilometers (2 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.5 litres per 100km (30% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 999 $ (~ 499 $ per year)
Total car rating:
3/10
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   male, age 46
BMW 3 series 2008 Sedan Petrol 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2015 (age of car 7 years) Owned for:100`000 kilometers (3 years)
Average fuel consumption: 7.0 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 222 $ (~ 74 $ per year)
Total car rating:
10/10
   female, age 45
BMW 3 series 2008 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2017 (age of car 9 years) Owned for:25`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 5.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 1554 $ (~ 1554 $ per year)
Total car rating:
4/10
   male, age 44
BMW 3 series 2008 Estate car/wagon Petrol 1.8 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2020 (age of car 12 years) Owned for:1 year
Average fuel consumption: 8.0 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 499.5 $ (~ 499 $ per year)
Total car rating:
8/10
   female, age 47
BMW 3 series 2009 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2.0 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2016 (age of car 7 years) Owned for:5`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 6.5 litres per 100km (60% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 33.3 $ (~ 33 $ per year)
Total car rating:
7/10
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   male, age 45
BMW 3 series 2020 Sedan Petrol 2.0 litres, Automatic gearbox
Purchase year:2021 (age of car 1 year) Owned for:11`000 kilometers (1 year)
Average fuel consumption: 7.8 litres per 100km (80% urban driving)
Total car rating:
10/10
   female, age 26
BMW 3 series 2022 Cabrio Petrol 1.8 litres, Manual gearbox
Purchase year:2022 (age of car 0 years) Owned for:20`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption: 9.0 litres per 100km (40% urban driving)
Total cost of repairs: 333 $
Total car rating:
2/10
   female, age 55
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